Jami Gertz is "Still Standing" for the Eye, while Eric Roberts is taking on the network news biz at the Alphabet, and casting is closed on the WB's Debbie Reynolds-led "Generation Gap."
A Chicago janitor is suing Eddie Murphy and other producers tied to now-defunct series "The PJs," alleging they stole his likeness from an amateur video for a show character.
David Cunningham's "To End All Wars," starring Kiefer Sutherland, Ciaran McMenamim and Robert Carlyle, has been selected as closing-night film of the fourth annual Method Fest Independent Film…
Norman Lesser has been upped to senior veep of ad sales at Buena Vista Television.
Media ownership rules continued their loosening trend Tuesday, as a federal appeals court here ruled in favor of relaxing a duopoly reg blocking a broadcaster from owning two TV stations in the same…
After failing miserably in the late '90s to adapt the vidgame biz's biggest titles into blockbuster pics, the major studios have hit the reset button. They are acquiring another raft of game…
The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers announced its 2002 nominations for the Lucille Lortel Awards. The awards ceremony takes place May 6 at the Lucille Lortel Theater in Greenwich Village.
Reruns of Twentieth TV's "The X-Files" are journeying from their current cable home at FX to a shared window between the Sci Fi Channel and TNT, which together will pony up a license fee of about…
The Canadian government has launched a review of the definition of Canadian content as it applies to film and television production.
Barbara Taylor Bradford has sold hardcover and paperback rights to her next three novels to St. Martin's Press in a deal worth more than $10 million.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%